Statistics Canada

Blog
Feb 1, 2013
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Canada's bloated 1%

Toby Sanger
Statistics Canada's release on the escalating incomes of the top 1 per cent gained a lot of media coverage -- and also provoked some very defensive reactions by major organs of the Canadian media.
Blog
Jul 22, 2011

Family values and budget cuts

Armine Yalnizyan
Once again, in the middle of summer, the anti-government government has unleashed more anti-policy policy via a compliant Statistics Canada.
Columnists
Jul 27, 2010

Making it easier to ignore the poor

We hear a great deal about the lives of the rich, much of it sympathetic and often fawning. The poor rarely get such sympathetic attention. And they're soon to get even less.
Blog
Jul 26, 2010

Lies, damned lies, and the census

Alheli Picazo
In an astonishing display of incompetence, and a complete disregard for the facts, Prime Minister Stephen Harper is forging ahead with plans to scrap the mandatory long form census.
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